Northeastern Brazil restingas

WWF Abstract

Along the coast of northern Brazil, restingas form a tapestry of coastal dune habitats, and include palm, grass, tree, and scrub thicket. This uniquely isolated and surprisingly diverse ecoregion is host to a variety of endemic plants and animals.
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Ecozone:Neotropic
Biome:Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Countries:Brazil
Area:2,495,999 acres (1,010,095 hectares)
Species:All  Endangered  Invasive
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Land Use:View Land Use Data
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 WWF WildFINDER